From 13 February to 3 November 2024

Museum of la Grande Chartreuse

Cultural heritage : Museum 9.1/10 Excellent
family From 7 years

In the heart of the chartreuse mountains, this unique site is just 2 km from the famous monastery founded by Saint Bruno in 1084.

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cIn the heart of Chartreuse mountains, this unique site is just 2 km from the famous monastery founded by St bruno in 1084. It was an idea of the monks themselves, and allows you to better understand the mystery of the Cartusians Order, its 900 years history, the monks way of life and more. The present museum, located in the ancient annexe of Chartreux Monastery, provides visitors with a wealth of insight into the monks'human and spiritual adventure.


6 wc sur le site, dont 1 pour personne à mobilité réduite. Parking pour 3 autocars à 50 mètres, site accessible depuis le parking pour les personnes à mobilité réduite (se renseigner au préalable).
Groupes d'adultes de 100 réparti en sous groupe de 20 à 30 personnes
Groupes d'enfants : mini 20 / maxi 100 (en sous groupe de 20 personnes)
Pour les personnes atteintes de déficience auditive, boucle magnétique à disposition pour les audioguides et version écrite des explications audio.
Possibilité de prêt de fauteuil roulant.


Rates

Means of payment
  • Cash
  • Bank/credit card
  • Travellers Cheque
  • Pass’Région
  • Check
  • Culture voucher
  • Youth chequebook

From 27/12/2023 to 05/01/2024
Full price: 10 €
Reduced price: 7 €
Child: 4.50 €
Large family: 22.50 €.

From 13/02 to 06/03/2024
Full price: 10 €
Reduced price: 7 €
Child: 4.50 €
Large family: 22.50 €.

From 23/03 to 03/11/2024
Full price: 10 €
Reduced price: 7 €
Child: 4.50 €
Large family: 22.50 €.

Free entry for children < 7 years, press, the drivers.
Group rate available for > 20 people.

Réservation obligatoire pour les groupes de plus de 20 personnes.

From 10 €

Opening periods

From 13/02 to 06/03/2024, every Tuesday and Wednesday between 2 pm and 5.30 pm.

From 23/03 to 31/05/2024
on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 2 pm and 6 pm.

From 01/06 to 30/06/2024
Opening hours on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday between 10 am and 12.30 pm and between 2 pm and 6.30 pm. On Sunday between 2 pm and 6.30 pm.

From 01/07 to 31/08/2024
Opening hours on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 10 am and 12.30 pm and between 2 pm and 6.30 pm. On Sunday between 2 pm and 6.30 pm.

From 01/09 to 03/11/2024, every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Equipments and characteristics

  • Pets refused
  • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs
  • Accessible for wheelchairs with assistance

Access

Attention ! Itinéraire par St Laurent du Pont, via la D520B, impraticable pour les autocars à deux étages en raison des tunnels ; hauteur limitée à 3,80m. Via Chambéry (RD912) hauteur limitée à 3,50m. Depuis Grenoble, passer par le Col de Porte D512.

  • Latitude: 45.350000
  • longitude: 5.791500

Environnement

  • Mountain location
  • Close to GR footpath
  • Village 2 km away
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